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Emporia in Lyon County, Kansas — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

PFC Floyd Everett Campbell

 
 
PFC Floyd Everett Campbell Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 2, 2011
1. PFC Floyd Everett Campbell Memorial
Inscription.
In Recognition of the 2nd Marine Division
Asian-Pacific Campaign World War II
The Battle for the Gilbert Islands

In Memory of Pfc. Floyd Everett Campbell
Killed in action during the amphibious
landing on Tarawa 20 November 1942
Purple Heart presented posthumous[ly]

 
Location. 38° 23.188′ N, 96° 10.866′ W. Marker is in Emporia, Kansas, in Lyon County. Touch for map. Marker is along the All Veterans Park Walk of Honor. Marker is at or near this postal address: 933 South Commercial Street (Kansas Route 99), Emporia KS 66801, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Korean War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lt. William I. Loomis (here, next to this marker); Colonel Edwin H. Hawes (here, next to this marker); Emporia's Mexican American Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Gold Star Mothers of America War Memorial (here, next to this marker); Emporia High School World War II Memorial (here, next to this marker); Lebanon, Grenada, and Panama Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Alvin J. King (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Emporia.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
All Veterans Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. All Veterans Memorial Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on November 25, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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